Abuja - Delta State Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, has welcomed the
support President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration was receiving from the
Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN).
This followed a visit by CAN President of Pastor Ayo
Oritsejafor to the Christian leader’s residence in Warri during the festive
“I want to also emphasize what you have been doing at the
National level as the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria,
strongly and prayerfully you have been supporting the administration of
President Goodluck Jonathan in accordance with the Scriptural injunction.
is the current administration today and you are showing as the President of CAN
that once there is somebody on the seat, the person must be supported
prayerfully and the person must be counseled from time to time. I know people
have misunderstood this position and misinterpreted it but since you are doing
God’s work, you know that God will also guide you,” said Uduaghan.
He said Oritsejafor made great sacrifice, sometimes at
the risk of his life working with the State Government to restore peace to the
“People like the CAN’s President put in a lot of hard
work and prayers for the prevailing peace in the state,” said the governor.
Oritsejafor thanked the governor for the visit.
“Your (governor’s) humility stands you out for you are a
humble man and anybody who does not recognize that is being mischievous.
Because of your (Dr Uduaghan's) disposition to people, God has always given you
help and I believe strongly, Delta State will remember you, Nigeria will always
remember you,” Oritsejiafor said.
Accompanying the governor, the Member representing Warri
Federal Constituency, Daniel Reyenieju, and other top government officials also
praised the CAN President for supporting the administration of President
– CAJ News